I'm still amazed that David Lynch's Dune (1984) got made. Yes, it was based on a hugely popular novel, and it was produced during the peak of the big budget SF/fantasy movie boom that followed the unprecedented success of Star Wars. But it was rated R, directed by a professional oddball who'd established his reputation … » 4/15/14 11:03am Yesterday 11:03am

Doing a straight remake of Rosemary's Baby makes about as much sense as a straight remake of The Graduate. Sure, you could update them to the present, but so much has changed in the culture that the stories just don't have the same resonance. » 4/15/14 10:33am Yesterday 10:33am

I still don't understand how Harland Williams didn't become a bigger star. I mean, the whole movie revolves around farting in space. (Based on the trailers, I guess — I never saw the thing.) That covers like eighty percent of all the movies from the late '90s right there. » 4/14/14 11:08pm Monday 11:08pm